Common Athletic Overuse Injuries


May 7th, 2010 - May 7th, 2013
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, high school athletes alone account for an estimated 2 million injuries, 500,000 doctor visits and 30,000 hospitalizations every year. And orthopedic surgeons are now seeing two trends: a rapid increase in the number of youth sports injuries and a drop in the age of young athletes with overuse injuries.
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Dates and Times

End Date: 5/7/2013

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant will be able to: 1.) Describe etiology of common injuries of endurance athletes. 2.) Explain a pathoanatomic approach in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries in the endurance athlete. 3.) Identify the best available evidence to guide treatment decisions for injuries in the endurance athlete.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.